Articles by Erica Deahl

Erica Deahl headshotErica Deahl is a S.M. candidate in the Comparative Media Studies program at MIT, where she studies and designs media for education and social impact. As a research assistant at the Civic Data Design Lab, she co-leads the City Digits project, developing classroom curricula and building geo-spatial tools to help high school students conduct data-driven urban investigations. Twitter: @edeahl,

A Design Workshop in Lima, Peru: Teaching a Creative Process

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In April 2014, UX researchers from MIT led a UX design workshop for participants from local creative industries in Lima, Peru. They introduced key techniques for research, ideation, concept development, and refinement. [Read More]